The Lowdown Fun Committee

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A lot going on tonight. Play it safe, go out to Arts Alive! [$5 and under award]

Events

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California Big Time and Social Gathering
HSU West Gym / 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
American Indian community celebrates with traditional cultural sharing of songs, dance, and art.
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Walk a Mile in Her Shoes
Old Town/Downtown Eureka / 5:30 p.m.
North Coast Rape Crisis Team event encourages men to wear high heels and walk a mile for charity and to raise awareness about gender relations and sexual violence.
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Arts Alive
Eureka / 6 p.m. / Free
Eureka's monthly stab at getting everyone together! Opening receptions for artists, exhibits, and/or performances.
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Spectacular! Spectacular! A Dinner Circus Cabaret
Portuguese Hall / 7 p.m.
KMUD and Burningleaf Productions present an evening featuring dancing girls, contortionists, acrobats, stilts, hoops, vaudeville, burlesque, clowns and freaks! Proceeds benefit KMUD.
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Physical Reality
Van Duzer Theater / 7:30-9:30 p.m. / $10 / Free HSU students / $8 seniors, children
This year’s HSU Dance concert, with more than 40 dancers performing 10 new dances that employ styles from ballet to modern, traditional Middle Eastern to hip-hop.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

The Hip Joint
The Siren's Song Tavern / midnight
Funky/jazzy/lovely.
442-8778 / thesirenssongtavern@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Compost Mountain Boys
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6 a.m.-9 p.m.
Local bluegrass.
442-0278 / Web site / View Comments

First Arcata Farmers' Market
Arcata Plaza / 9 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free
Spring is here. Get yo' greens. "This weekly farmers’ market features farm fresh produce from GMO-free Humboldt County farms and offers live music, hot food and special events all season long."
441-9999 / outreach@humfarm.org / Web site / View Comments

Lanphere Dunes Guided Walk
Lanphere Dunes / 10 a.m.-1 p.m. / Free
Join a Friends of the Dunes naturalist for a guided tour of the Lanphere Dunes. Meet at Pacific Union School.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org. / Web site / View Comments

April Autism Awareness Month Skating Event
Rohner Park Fireman's Pavilion / 10:45 a.m. / Free / Free for individuals with AD and their immediate family
Event is free and open to individuals with ASD and their immediate family only.
499-0741 / lewisemmi@yahoo.com / Web site / View Comments

Free Yoga Class
Meadowbrook Apartment Complex / 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. / Free / 18+
651-368-1109 / raetotheanne@gmail.com / View Comments

KEET's Kids Club
Morris Graves Museum of Art / noon-2 p.m. / Free
Includes viewing a segment of PBS Kid’s programming, reading a short story, and art activities to incorporate the material.
442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site / View Comments

Community Acupuncture
Jacoby's Storehouse / noon-4 p.m. / $25
Get poked, HumCo!
510-593-7775 / Web site / View Comments

Walk for Autism
Fortuna High School / noon-3 p.m. / Free
"There will be a walk to show support, along with information on autism, guest speakers, t-shirts and other awareness items available."
725-3590 / Web site / View Comments

First Time Home Buyer Workshop
MikkiMoves Real Estate, Inc / noon-2 p.m. / Free
515-6683 / workshops@MikkiMoves.com / Web site / View Comments

Art 4 Autism
Eureka Church of the Nazarene / 1-4 p.m. / Free / Free All individuals with ASD and their families.
"Welcome to all individuals with ASD and their families."
826-0872 / View Comments

Free Yoga Class
Woodridge Apartment Complex / 1:30-2:30 p.m. / Free / 18+
651-368-1109 / raetotheanne@gmail.com / View Comments

Geocache Maker Madness
SCRAP Humboldt / 2-4 p.m.
A gathering to celebrate cache makers in our community and to inspire more cache creation.
633-8349 / tibora@scraphumboldt.org / Web site / View Comments

Climate Action Plan Public Meeting
Blue Lake / 3-4:30 p.m. / Free
Residents and business owners are invited to provide input on proposed greenhouse gas-reducing actions that will inform future City ordinances and policy decisions.
269-1700 / osmith@redwoodenergy.org / Web site / View Comments

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Fundraiser
Fortuna River Lodge / 4:30 p.m.-8:30 a.m. / $70 / $35 life member, 1meal / $70 1meal,1supporting membership
682-9355 / dccrozier@sbcglobal.net / Web site / View Comments

Lisa Baney Trio
MikkiMoves / 6-9 p.m.
Plus, photographs by Ginny Dexter, paintings by Anita Tavernier for Arts Alive.
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Wine/Beer Fundraiser
Sewell Gallery of Fine Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Benefits Friends of the Dunes.
444-1397 / info@friendsofthedunes.org. / Web site / View Comments

Toastmasters
Eureka / 6-9 p.m. / Free
601-6604 / View Comments

Compost Mountain Boys
Morris Graves Museum of Art / 6-9 p.m. / Free
Bluegrass.
442-0278 / janine@humboldtarts.org / Web site / View Comments

Kingfoot
Alternative Building Center / 6-9 p.m. / Free
839-5090 / kingfootband@gmail.com / View Comments

Jane Does Arts!
Alirose / 6-9 p.m.
Designer Marnie Jane Cooper will be popping up in her MINI Cooper to feature quality leather bags, belts, and jewelry.
601-4098 / marnie@janecoopercollection.com / Web site / View Comments

Public Skate
Blue Lake Roller Rink / 6:30-9:30 p.m. / $5 Adults / $4 Ages 9-17 / $3 Ages 8 and under
Patrons are welcome to bring their own skates or rollerblades if they are clean, have no exposed bolts, and have at least one brake.
668-5932 / parks-rec@bluelake.ca.gov / Web site / View Comments

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl
Arcata High School / 7 p.m. / $10 General Admission / $8 Students
"Join us on a one of a kind adventure as we travel with Eurydice through the underworld to experience a modern retelling of the myth of Orpheus, with original music composed by AAI Music students Gaizah Wagschal and Carson McHaney."
825-2428 / mzapper@nohum.k12.ca.us / Web site / View Comments

Monty Python's Spamalot
Ferndale Repertory Theatre / 7:30-10 p.m. / $18 / $15 3/20 only, Cast Benefit / $16 students/seniors / $25 3/15 only, Fortuna Sunrise Rotary Benefit
"Lovingly ripped off" from the 1975 film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, this musical comedy retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.
786-5483 / info@ferndalerep.org / Web site / View Comments

Humboldt Bay Brass Band
Fulkerson Recital Hall / 8-9:30 p.m. / $8 / $5 seniors, children
Directed by Gil Cline, produced by HSU Music department.
826-3928 / Web site / View Comments

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (Revised)
North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $15 / $12 Senior/Student
Parody of the 37 plays written by William Shakespeare with all of them being performed (in shortened form) in about 97 minutes by only three actors.
442-6278 / ncrt@huomboldt1.com / Web site / View Comments

Dance Lab
The Community Yoga Center / 8-11 p.m.
A space for new and experienced dancers.
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Blue Rhythm Revue
Bear River Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Local R&B/soul group.
733-9644 / Web site / View Comments

Karaoke w/ Chris Clay
RJ Grin's Lounge / 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / Free / 21+
445-0844 / cleo.nice@redlion.com / View Comments

Gibby JJ
Robert Goodman Wines/Machine Works / 9 p.m.-midnight / Free / 21+
Jazz standards played by their biggest fans.
826-9463 / goodmanbooking@gmail.com / Web site / View Comments

Hunter and The Dirty Jacks
Cher-Ae Heights Casino / 9 p.m. / 21+
Rock 'n' roll.
800-684-2464 / Web site / View Comments

Redbeard Interviews Comics
Humboldt Brews / 9 p.m. / 21+
As seen on YouTube! Matt Redbeard brings his interview show to the stage with local comedians Dr. Foxmeat, Zeke Herrera and more.
826-2739 / Web site / View Comments

Rooster McClintock
Logger Bar / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Real Humboldt honky tonk.
668-5000 / Web site / View Comments

Miracle Show
Blue Lake Casino / 9 p.m. / Free / 21+
Top shelf Grateful Dead covers. Come relive the magic.
668-9770 / Web site / View Comments

Pressure/Anya DJs
Nocturnum / 9 p.m. / 21+
Humboldt DJ duo's regular Arts Alive gig gets you jigglin'
499-0163 / View Comments

Odesza
Jambalaya / 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. / $12 / $10 Limited Advanced / 21+
World Famous Productions presents electronic production duo Odesza with D33J and Kodak to Graph.
822-4766 / Web site / View Comments

DJs
Toby and Jacks / 10 p.m. / 21+
More Plaza ass shaking.
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DJs
Sidelines / 10 p.m. / 21+
Plaza ass shaking.
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Movie Showtimes

Broadway Cinema
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 2D: 1:45, 7:00
  • BAD WORDS: 12:00, 2:25, 4:55, 7:20, 9:40
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 11:50, 3:00, 6:10, 9:20
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 3D: 11:35, 2:45, 5:55, 9:05
  • DIVERGENT: 11:40, 1:25, 2:50, 4:40, 6:00, 7:55, 9:10
  • GOD S NOT DEAD: 12:15, 3:05, 5:50, 8:40
  • MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN 2D: 12:45, 3:15, 5:35
  • MUPPETS MOST WANTED: 11:45, 2:35, 5:25, 8:10
  • NEED FOR SPEED 2D: 3:35, 9:25
  • NOAH: 11:40, 1:10, 2:40, 4:30, 5:45, 7:45, 8:55
  • NON-STOP: 8:05
  • SABOTAGE: 4:20, 9:35
  • WIND RISES: 12:35, 6:30
Mill Creek Cinema
  • 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE 2D: 4:15, 9:30
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 12:00, 3:10, 6:15, 9:20
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 3D: 1:40, 4:55, 8:10
  • DIVERGENT: 11:45, 2:50, 6:00, 9:10
  • GOD S NOT DEAD: 12:30, 3:20, 6:05, 8:50
  • MR PEABODY AND SHERMAN 2D: 12:40, 3:05, 5:30, 7:55
  • MUPPETS MOST WANTED: 12:10, 2:55, 5:40, 8:20
  • NOAH: 11:40, 2:40, 5:50, 9:00
  • SABOTAGE: 1:30, 6:50
Minor Theatre
  • CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLDIER 2D: 2:40, 5:45, 8:50
  • GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL: 1:40, 4:10, 6:40, 9:10
  • NOAH: 2:20, 5:25, 8:30